Casa Development
1151 S New Hampshire
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California 90006

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Funding Programs

Casa Development was developed and operates with Federal housing financing. The property utilizes the Project Based Sec. 8 Federal housing program to make rent affordable to lower income tenants.

Section 8

Casa Development has a project-based Section 8 contract. 158 of the 158 total units at the property receive Section 8 assistance. This means that 100% of the renter households in the property pay no more than 30% of their adjusted income for rent.

The current Section 8 contract was effective on June 01, 2016 and the contract expires on May 31, 2017. The Section 8 contract rent is 60.5% of the Fair Market Rent for the area. According to the HUD Multifamily database, the fair market rents for the area are $947.00 for Zero Bedroom, $1,154.00 for One Bedroom, $1,490.00 for Two Bedroom, and $2,009.00 for Three Bedroom.

28% of California properties and 26% of all properties across the country have Section 8 rental subsidies. See the Rent Subsidies section for more.

Overview

Casa Development is an affordable apartment community located in Los Angeles, California which is located in Los Angeles County. The property is located in California's 34th Congressional District served by Representative Xavier Becerra (D), Senator Kamala Harris (D) and Senator Dianne Feinstein (D).

Casa Development is an apartment community containing 158 rental units. The property contains 60 bedrooms and based on typical apartment occupancy limits, Casa Development is home to not more than 199 persons when fully occupied.

Rent Subsidies

Casa Development provides rental subsidies to renters. The type of subsidy provided to apartment renters in Los Angeles, CA by this property is Project Based Sec. 8.

This subsidy allows the renter to pay 30% of his or her income for rent while the subsidy pays the difference. To qualify, a renter must earn 50% or less of the Area Median Income.

There is a minimum rent payment of not less than $25 and as much as $50 for all subsidy recipients at this property. That means that even if a renter has zero income, they will still be required to pay rent. In recent years, there have been various legislative proposals to increase the Section 8 minimum rent but advocates make the valid point that minimum rents affect the poorest of the poor.

Unit Mix

Casa Development contains a mix of 158 assisted studio, one, two, and three bedroom apartments for rent. There are 104 Studio, 50 One Bedroom, 2 Two Bedroom, and 2 Three Bedroom apartments in this property. The unit mix is 66% Studio, 32% One Bedroom, 1% Two Bedroom, and 1% Three Bedroom apartment rentals. The average bedroom size for Casa Development is 0.38.

California's 34th

Congressional District

158

Total Units

158

Project Based Sec. 8 Units

60.5

% of Fair Market Rent

31-May-17

Project Based Sec. 8 Contract Expiration

Studio, One, Two, and Three

Unit Mix

0.38

Average Bedroom Size

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